For Children

Summer Reading 2020

Join the Children's Library for our summer reading events and activities! Refer to this page all summer long for information about our programming and how to participate.

All Ages

 

Summer Reading BINGO

We've got a fun way to challenge and track your reading progress this summer. Complete the tasks in any horizontal, vertical, or diagonal row. Send your results in to us at children@nysoclib.org. You will get a prize!

 

Ice Cream in A Bag!

Heat got you craving something cold and creamy? Join Pete on YouTube as he teaches you how to make ice cream with ingredients you may already have in your kitchen.

 

Society Library Escape Room

Debuts in Children's E-news Monday, July 13

Oh no! You've been trapped in the Library! Try to escape in this fun, interactive, virtual Escape Room, debuting in the Children's E-news on July 13.

Rainy Day Storytimes

Is there a summer shower keeping you from the playground? We'll be hosting occasional storytimes at the whim of the NYC weather. Email children@nysoclib.org to be placed on the notification list.

 

Recommended for Grades K and Up

 

Globe Trekkers

Wednesday, July 8, 4:00 PM

Let's meet on Zoom at the time above for a face-to-face storytime: Globe Trekkers continues! This time, we'll travel around the world and discover the delights of being enchanted with ice cream! This is a live, one-time event. We hope to 'see' you there!

Wednesday, July 29, 4:00 PM

Let's meet on Zoom at the time above for a face-to-face storytime. Globe Trekkers continues! This is a live, one-time event. We hope to 'see' you there!